Seawings launches sightseeing flights from Fujairah. Get a bird’s eye view of the Palm Jumeirah, Burj Al Arab, and other iconic landmarks.
The Dubai Aquarium is now offering visitors the chance to dive with its sharks.
Emirates Airline has increased the free baggage allowance it offers passengers by 10 kg.
The light rail system on the Palm Jumeirah is now open.
The Pullman Hotel Mall of the Emirates is scheduled to open in 2010.
Dubai-based property developers Union Properties have announced that the handover of apartments and townhouses at Uptown MotorCity in Dubai MotorCity will commence on April 1 2009. The first phase of the handover will comprise 515 residential units in seven buildings. Lesley Sayle, Chief Property Officer, said ‘We are looking forward to welcoming the first residents [more]
Marks & Spencer (M&S) opened a new store at the Dubai Mall in Downtown Burj Dubai today. The 33,000 sq ft store is situated on Level 1 of the shopping mall, next to Debenhams. The UK retailer is known for its high-quality fashion, home, and food products. Other branches of M&S in Dubai are at [more]
Nakheel has announced that its massive mall expansion programme, announced last year, has been delayed by 12 months due to the current economic downturn. In April 2008 the Dubai-based property developer unveiled plans that would make it the largest shopping mall developer and owner in the Middle East by 2012, and one of the largest [more]
Refurbishment work on Terminal 2 at Dubai International Airport is now complete. The airport’s smallest terminal now includes: A new façade and wider drop-off area An increase in the number of check-in counters from 22 to 36 Dubai Duty Free – 1400 sq metre store in Departures, and 50 sq metre store in Arrivals Restaurants [more]
British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood has opened her first shop in the Middle East at the Gate Village, Dubai International Financial Centre. The shop offers her womenswear lines (Anglomania, Gold Label, Red Label) and ladies fashion accessories.